Deploying tripod in the Delta

Two people hold onto a large metal tripod with instruments suspended from a cable as they guide it into the water.

Detailed Description

USGS physical scientist Cordell Johnson, at left, and USGS research oceanographer Jessie Lacy, both from the Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, guide a tripod with instruments into the waters of the Mokelumne River near the confluence with the San Joaquin River. The Mokelumne is part of the vast Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta in California, located east of San Francisco Bay and south of Sacramento.


Image Dimensions: 1944 x 2592

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Stockdon, CA, US